Papa Westray Airfield (Orkney Islands) weather

Forecast days

Seven day forecast for Papa Westray Airfield

Orkney & Shetland weather forecast


Mainly dry and bright with fresh southwesterly winds.


A bright and mainly dry day with some good sunny spells. There will be just a few isolated passing showers, mainly across Shetland. Fresh southwesterly winds, occasionally strong over Shetland. Maximum temperature 14 °C.


A bright evening then a mainly dry night with clear spells. A few isolated showers will move through on the fresh southwesterly breeze. Minimum temperature 8 °C.


Largely dry and bright with sunny spells. A few isolated showers at first but these will die out and the fresh west or southwesterly wind will gradually ease. Maximum temperature 14 °C.

Outlook for Thursday to Saturday:

Mostly cloudy with showery rain on Thursday but brightening up across Orkney. Dry and mostly bright on Friday and Saturday but some haar at times in Shetland. Freshening southerly winds.


UK long range weather forecast

Much of central and southeast England should see a good deal of dry and settled weather next weekend with plenty of sunshine, though a little breezy. Temperatures will generally be very warm, but there is the risk of some thunderstorms breaking out at times. Cloud and outbreaks of rain seem most likely for Scotland and some other northern and western areas, where it will probably feel cooler. Looking ahead, there appears to be a shift to a more unsettled regime at first. Cloud and spells of rain may spread to most parts of the UK, but will predominately remain in the northwest. Temperatures should return to around average and may go slightly below in places.


Mostly dry and settled during this period for most parts of the UK. Some spells of unsettled, wetter weather may develop at times, particularly across the north of the UK, but these are likely to be short-lived. Temperatures are likely to be close to or above average.


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